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10 Camper Van Conversion Companies in the US

Want a custom van build but aren't prepared to do it yourself? We list the 10 best van conversion companies in the US for your next build!

Camper van conversion companies have existed in the US since at least 1961 with the founding of the company Sportsmobile. The industry has only grown since then, and these days, there are more camper van conversion companies than ever.

If you’ve ever wondered: “Are there any camper van conversion companies near me?” the answer is probably yes! There are now camper van conversion companies spread all across the US, many of them serving a national market. In this list, we’ve collected the 10 best camper van conversion companies from all around the country. 

Are you wondering “How much does a campervan conversion cost?” We’ll also provide average prices for each camper van conversion company whenever they’re available. Some conversions can be had for less than $15,000 but are frequently in the $100,000 to $250,000 range.

1. Sportsmobile

Sportsmobile is the oldest van conversion company in the US. And with an astonishing 60 years of experience, you know you’re getting the best conversion van! In fact, they’re the only van conversion company on this list with their own Wikipedia page.

These van conversion specialists do conversions on all major modern cargo vans including Mercedes Sprinter, Ford Transit, Dodge Promaster, as well as older Ford and Chevy vans. They have three locations across the US: Huntington, Indiana; Austin, Texas; and Fresno, California. 

Including the cost of the van, a conversion from Sportsmobile will cost around $100,000.

2. Vanworks

Vanworks is another one of the oldest camper van conversion companies in the US. Founded in 1978, Vanworks provides over 40 years of experience with thousands of camper vans converted. They were even one of the first US van conversion companies doing Mercedes Sprinter conversions!

This premier conversion company provides two van conversion packages: the “Base Camp” package and the “Trail Ridge” package. The Base Camp package is the more basic option, providing all the necessities for your conversion. The Trail Ridge package is the more deluxe option. It provides upgrades and extra features like a secondary battery system and multiple powered roof vents.

Besides van conversions, Vanworks also provides accessories for camper vans and other vehicles. These include custom van awnings, solar power solutions, and heated seats. 

Vanworks is based out of Fort Collins, Colorado, but they serve the whole US.

3. Outside Van

Outside Van is one of the northwest’s largest van conversion companies. Based out of Portland, Oregon, they have a team of over 75 people producing over 100 custom vans a year! One look at their gallery of van builds and it’s clear these are meticulously crafted and expertly-built van conversions. 

This purpose-built company has two options for designing your build: the Peak program and the Fusion program. The Peak program is for those who want a fully bespoke, one-of-a-kind dream camper van. You’ll read through a full list of possible features, then create a wishlist with everything you want. The Fusion program is a more streamlined process that is also 10%-15% less costly. Here, you’ll first select a predesigned layout and then customize your design using their Fusion Van Building tool. 

On average, a conversion from Outside Van will run you $125,000 plus the cost of a van.

4. Colorado Camper Van

Colorado Camper Van is a camper van conversion company located in – you guessed it – Colorado! Originally based out of a garage in Big Thompson Canyon, they now work out of a 14,000 sq. ft. warehouse in Loveland. 

Colorado Camper Van does pop top conversions and full interior conversions (as well as a combination of the two) on almost any vehicle. They also do unique pop top conversions on trailers!

Committed to making adventure affordably, they provide a wide array of different builds to choose from and at affordable prices. The cheapest interior conversion, the Base Camp, starts at only $15,190.  Pop top conversions are even less, starting at $13,875; their DIY pop top kit starts at only $9,270!

5. Tourig

Dark gray XUV Sprinter Van
XUV Sprinter Van by TOURIG

Although Golden, Colorado-based Tourig has only been around since 2015, they’re among the most highly regarded camper van conversion companies. They provide high-quality, extra-heavy-duty conversions to take on any adventure. 

Tourig exclusively does conversions on Mercedes Sprinters and Ford Transits. These are the XUV Xtreme Utility Vehicle, XAV Xtreme Adventure Vehicle, and XDV Xtreme Duty Vehicle.

  • XUV is designed to be a daily driver and weekend rig
  • XAV is more fully-featured for long-term stays
  • XDV is an ultra heavy-duty conversion of a Ford F550 Lariat chassis designed to take on extreme conditions in remote locations

Including the cost of the vehicle, the XUV and XAV start at $119,000 and $179,000 respectively. The XDV starts at $449,000, also including the cost of the vehicle.

6. American Van Works

Lifestyle vans by American Van Works

American Van Works is another one of the US’s oldest camper van conversion companies, with a history dating back to 1971. They specialize in both “lifestyle” camper van conversions and commercial van conversions. No matter what you want your camper van conversion to look like, American Van Works can make your dream a reality!

7. Freedom Vango

Most of the van conversion companies so far are West Coast-based, but that doesn’t mean they’re the only ones who can get a killer van conversion! Out on the East Coast in sunny Jacksonville, Florida you’ll find Freedom Vango. While they’ve only been around for a couple of years, they’ve made a real name for themselves in this short time.

Even better, Freedom Vango doesn’t just do full van builds, they’ll also help you DIY your own! Worried about messing up your van build with a tough install? Want to add something that requires professional tools? They’ve got your back!

Freedom Vango has a number of van build packages starting at just over $29,000.

8. Van Specialties

The Lounge Van. Photo courtesy of Van Specialities.

Van Specialties is a camper van conversion company in Oregon with over 40 years in business. They provide truly custom van conversions on vehicles both new and old. Whatever you want in your build, Van Specialties is happy to install it! 

9. Blue Ridge Adventure Vehicles

As you might have guessed from the name, Blue Ridge Adventure Vehicles is another East Coast camper van conversion company. They’re based in Fairview, North Carolina, just a few minutes outside of Asheville. They have over 12 years of experience doing top-tier conversions of ProMaster and Sprinter vans. 

Even if you’re doing a DIY van conversion, Blue Ridge Adventure Vehicles is here to help. They offer consultation services where they help DIYers with their plans and designs and walk them through the build process. 

Conversions from Blue Ridge Adventure Vehicles start at $5,000 and go up to $45,000+. A consultation for your DIY van build will cost you $150 for the first hour and $75 each for any further hours.

10. Rössmönster Vans

You can rent this Retro-Mod Volkswagon van from Rössmönster Vans.

Rössmönster Vans is a van conversion company founded by woodworkers, carpenters, and engineers that all share a love for the outdoors. Their name is based on the Swedish word “mönster”, meaning:

“to design and create artistically, simply, and skillfully.”

With a name like that, you know you’re getting quality craftsmanship!

Rössmönster Vans does quality van conversions that can be fully customized for your needs. And if you aren’t sure you want to commit to buying, they also offer van rentals!

One Step Closer to the Camper Van Conversion of Your Dreams!

There are more high-quality camper van conversion companies in the US now than ever before. And that means it’s easier to get a great van conversion now than ever! Whether it’s a luxury Tourig or an affordable pop-top from Colorado Camper Van, these companies can build you the van conversion you’ve always dreamed of!

Keep reading: 3 Ways To Do Your Camper Van Conversion

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